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Greywell or Grewell, Hampshire

Historical Description

Greywell or Grewell, a parish in Hants, 1 mile W of Odiham, and 1¼ from Hook station on the L. & S.W.R. It has a post office under Winchfield; money order and telegraph office, Odiham. Acreage, 876; population, 289. Greywell Hill is a chief residence. The living is a curacy, annexed to the vicarage of Odiham, in the diocese of Winchester. The church is old, possesses an ancient carved rood-loft, and was restored in 1870.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyHampshire 
Ecclesiastical parishGrewell St. Mary 
Poor Law unionHartley-Wintney 

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Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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